Winning Pachinko

Author: Eric Sedensky
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462904319
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A glossary of pachinko terms, useful diagrams, and photographs accompany the text.


Author: Min Jin Lee
Publisher: Head of Zeus Ltd
ISBN: 1786691345
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* Shortlisted for the National Book Award * * One of the New York Times's 10 Best Books of 2017 * Yeongdo, Korea 1911.


Author: Lambert M. Surhone
ISBN: 9786130304799
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pachinko is a Japanese gaming device used for amusement and gambling.

The Pachinko Connection

Author: Donald G. Moore
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595283470
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“True, but that's small potatoes when compared to the money coming from the
pachinko parlors. The pachinko business in Japan is a three-hundred-billion-
dollar a year business; even though playing pachinko for cash prizes is
supposed to be illegal.” Adam laughed. “I don't think there's a person in Japan,
including the police, who doesn't know that the prizes given in the parlors are
taken off the premises and exchanged for cash.” “Of course, and that's why the
game is so popular.


Author: Yaa Gyasi
Publisher: Dumont Buchverlag
ISBN: 3832189653
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Mit einer enormen erzählerischen Kraft zeichnet Yaa Gyasi die Wege der Frauen und ihrer Nachkommen über Generationen bis in die Gegenwart hinein. ›Heimkehren‹ ist ein bewegendes Stück Literatur von beeindruckender politischer ...


Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104003092
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Textänderungen in späteren Drucken wurden von Thomas Mann allenfalls stillschweigend toleriert. Für diese Neuausgabe wurden zahlreiche Fehlschreibungen und Modernisierungen rückgängig gemacht.

The Encyclopedia Of Contemporary Japanese Culture

Author: Sandra Buckley
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415481526
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Pachinko is a vertical pinball game that is often claimed to be the single most
popular leisure activity in the country. Once an inexpensive game where
winnings were traded in for small prizes, biscuits, chocolates or cigarettes,
Pachinko is now far more professionalised both in terms of gaming technology
and the skill base of players. The clammer of ball bearings, clatter of mechanisms
, dinging of bells and ubiquitous loud music entice passers-by in off the streets to
line up for their ...

The Culture Of Japan As Seen Through Its Leisure

Author: Sepp Linhart
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791437919
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19 Ti me, Space, and jV\ov\(^y {Sultural Dimensions of the ''Pachinkc/'^ame
Pachinko: For some people it is a mere pastime, for some it is hard work, for
others an unpleasant nuisance, and for many others an enigma, but actually it is
the most common form of gambling in Japan. This chapter sets out to explain the
context in which pachinko has developed and maintained its appeal for "pleasure
-seeking" Japan. I want to argue that particular notions of time and space are
embedded in ...